Baby's 1st Birthday Banana Cake - No Sugar

Total Time
55mins
Prep
35 mins
Cook
20 mins

I wanted to feed Lucy cake on her first birthday but didn't want to introduce her to new foods on her big day. I also baked it ahead of time so she could sample the cake two to three days in advance in case of a reaction (I didn't actually decorate it until the day of her party). Recipe adapted from a blog called greenparenting (I reduced the egg white, and left out the walnuts/raisins suggested)

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Grease and flour a 9 X 13 inch pan.
  2. Beat banana and butter until creamy.
  3. Beat in water.
  4. In a separate bowl, beat eggs until very foamy.
  5. Beat into mixture.
  6. Blend in dry ingredients.
  7. Beat until smooth.
  8. Spread batter evenly in pan.
  9. Bake at 350°F for 20 minutes or until knife comes out clean.
  10. Draw a cat head onto a piece of paper (approx 4 by 5 inches).
  11. Use cat stencil to cut out two cat heads.
  12. Frost top of one layer and place second cat head on top of first.
  13. Frost cake (use a sugarless cream cheese or sour cream filling).
  14. Decorate with cat face.
  15. Remove candy before allowing baby to attack cake.